22 May 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 3,250
Estimate GBP 800 - GBP 1,200
After Francis Smith
The Grand Vizir giving audience to the English Ambassador, by Robert Pranker
engraving, published, London 1769
16½ x 20¼ in. (42 x 51.5 cm.)
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All the Christian Ambassadors who visited the Court were obliged to first attend the Grand Vizer, and secondly the Grand Signior.
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